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My Resolution: Kicking My Caffeine Addiction in 2012

For my 2012 resolution, I want to kick my caffeine habit. I'm not giving it up entirely, but I will be cutting back--and setting limits. Who's with me?
Posted 12/21/2011  2:00:00 PM By: Stepfanie Romine : 62 comments   16,439 views
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Drink In Some Facts about Alcohol and Your Health

Mr. Bad Food is on a weight-loss kick, which means he's limiting his beloved beer. He learned some surprising facts about booze and brews.
Posted 10/12/2011  6:00:00 PM By: John McGran : 18 comments   14,452 views
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1 In 4 Teens Drink Soda Daily, Says CDC

About one in four teens in the U.S. drink soda every day, according to a new study of high-schoolers released this week by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Posted 7/27/2011  6:00:00 AM By: SparkPeople Guest Blogger : 8 comments   7,883 views
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Are Food Labels Lying to You? New Corn Syrup Study Suggests Yes

A new study on HFCS-sweetened drinks shows that random samplings contained up to 128% of the sugar indicated on labels. What does this mean for you?
Posted 10/29/2010  5:00:00 AM By: Nicole Nichols : 46 comments   17,311 views
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A Magical Beverage That's Proven to Suppress Your Appetite

What if I told you there is something you can drink that is easily accessible, free, healthy, and can help you lose more weight? Does it sound too good to be true?
Posted 9/3/2010  10:12:31 AM By: Jen Mueller : 149 comments   109,834 views
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Food on the Run: McCafe' Fruit Smoothies

Cold, frothy fruit blends provide a treat that children and adults alike can enjoy. Did you know McDonald's was now in the smoothie business?
Posted 7/15/2010  1:26:28 PM By: Tanya Jolliffe : 207 comments   34,563 views
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Does Relaxation Require a Special Drink?

Relaxation drinks are becoming more prominent but are they right for you?
Posted 4/1/2010  6:20:37 AM By: Tanya Jolliffe : 118 comments   15,100 views
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Alcohol and Weight Gain: Have We Had it Wrong All Along?

A recent study found that non-drinkers gained MORE weight than moderate drinkers of alcohol. Are wine and beer really weight-control tools? Not so fast...
Posted 3/19/2010  12:00:00 PM By: Nicole Nichols : 217 comments   119,840 views
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Confessions of a Former Diet Coke Addict

It's been 11 months since I had my last drink of Diet Coke and while I never thought I would be able to give it up, I discovered it wasn't as difficult as I thought.
Posted 12/16/2009  4:00:00 PM By: Nancy Howard : 614 comments   47,613 views
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I'm Not Raising My Hand for Chocolate Milk

A new campaign is trying to keep chocolate milk as a choice in school cafeterias, saying that taking it away will do more harm than good.
Posted 11/27/2009  6:00:00 AM By: Jen Mueller : 254 comments   24,565 views
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Would You Like a Muffin Top With that Coffee?

Could your daily coffee breaks be expanding your waistline?
Posted 10/30/2009  11:12:57 AM By: Jen Mueller : 116 comments   23,222 views
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Will Pickle Juice Really Become the Next Sports Drink for Exercisers?

Pickle juice contains a large amount of sodium, and when added to water, can make an excellent electrolyte replacement drink if you can tolerate the flavor.
Posted 10/28/2009  4:52:29 PM By: Nancy Howard : 165 comments   34,871 views
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One More Reason To Drink Your Water

The idea that you need to drink 8 glasses of water a day is a myth, right? Maybe, but there are a lot of reasons to make sure you're getting enough.
Posted 10/27/2009  6:02:52 AM By: Jen Mueller : 195 comments   25,122 views
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I Ate It: Fruit2Day Chewable, Drinkable Fruit

SparkPeople member MRSDUDLEY tried Fruit2Day, which is a drink/snack that contains two servings of fruit in each bottle. But did she like it?
Posted 10/5/2009  1:28:08 PM By: SparkPeople Guest Blogger : 86 comments   18,520 views
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Are Diet Soft Drinks Really A Better Alternative?

When you decide to make a change to your diet, many people switch out the regular soda for diet. But some recent studies say that diet drinks might not be much better for you.
Posted 8/11/2009  2:08:30 PM By: Jen Mueller : 442 comments   73,029 views
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